LHD - LHD Group Report on the Intersec 2012

From 15th to 17th January, the LHD Group , together with LION International, took part in the Intersec 2012 in Dubai (UAE). Once again, in 2012, more than 910 exhibitors from more than 50 countries displayed their products and services in the field of protection and safety.

The LHD Group exhibited its range of textile services for fire brigades, rescue services, police and security services as well as for emergency medical services. Among other things, the latest generation of the patented V-Force® protective suits was displayed. As an innovation highlight, the LHD Group presented the patented stab and flame resistant Fire & Knife material for the first time:
“The demands made on protective clothing are constantly increasing. The high-tech Fire&Knife® material is based on the results of research in sport. A stab resistant material is also required in fencing. We are pleased that, with Fire&Knife®, we now have a multi-layer material in our range of products which simultaneously provides protection, flexibility and an optimum in wearing comfort.” explained Dr. Matthias Manger, Managing Director Lion Apparel Deutschland GmbH.
A further highlight was the product innovation, Vented Moisture Barrier.
“Our exhibition stand was very well frequented on all three days of the exhibition. Innovative materials such as Fire&Knife® and Vented Moisture Barrier as well as our LION V-Force®- and Pro-Tek Max firefighters’ suits generated great interest among decision makers from all over the world. Our expectations were clearly exceeded,” added Dr. Timo Czech, Head of Sales LHD Gruppe “The Intersec 2012 has once again demonstrated that LION is the undisputed leader in innovations in the market segment for protective clothing for firemen.”